James LeQuire, PTA


James is a native of the North Carolina mountains, spending the majority of his young life in Franklin.

James brought his family back to Franklin and worked in the construction industry before returning to school to obtain his Physical Therapist Assistant degree from Southwestern Community Center. James was drawn to the field because he loves working with his hands and helping people who are trying to help themselves.He joined the U.S. Army Infantry in Ft. Ord, California for three years before moving to Wilmington, North Carolina and serving as a firefighter for the City of Wilmington for 15 years.

James spends his off-time restoring classic cars and his 1927 craftsman home in Franklin that he shares with his wife, Beth.